Spartans, did you shop over the holiday break?! Don't forget to submit your receipts from Woodland Hills Mall! BMS is currently in 2nd place! Every $1 you spend at Woodland Hills Mall earns your school a point. The school with the most points will be rewarded a cash prize this February! Here’s How It Works: 1. Shop & dine at Woodland Hills Mall 2. Register at: https://simonschoolrewards.com/center/woodlandhillsmall/ 3. Select your school & upload photos of your Woodland Hills Mall receipts! 4. Receipts must be submitted by January 31, 2020. Register today!
It all started with a post even shorter than this one and the impact has already been incredible! We’d like to extend a heartfelt “THANK YOU!” to the many that have asked how to help with this cause! We are happy to say, it’s super easy, just visit bixbyps.info/lunchdonations. See our news story, bixbyps.info/powerofapost, to learn more and prepare to be inspired by the compassion of our school community!
Calling all 4th graders! Did you know that YOU and YOUR FAMILY & FRIENDS can access millions of acres of national parks, historic structures, cultural artifacts, ancient forests, snow-capped mountains, and clear blue lakes FOR FREE!? You can get your year-long Every Kid in a Park pass at www.everykidinapark.gov, the official website where parents, educators, and kids can learn more.
Fundraiser items will be available for pick-up Friday 2:30 pm - 6:00 pm in the front atrium. Students with 3 or less items will bring items home with them. If you are unable to pick up during these times, please call 918-366-2671. Thank you PTO & Project Dads for your help!!
From the hidden meaning of emojis, to dangerous apps, to the tools parents need to keep their kids safe, Jason Weis touched on it all at yesterday's parent night! See here for the handout, resources, & more info! http://www.bixbyps.org/article/154350?org=bixby-public-schools
Spartans, the final community forum related to our strategic planning process is TONIGHT at CI, 3:30 PM for staff, 6:00 PM for community members. Join us for our conversation about the future of BPS! See here for more information & to access our survey: http://bit.ly/bpsforums
Don't forget: BPS is hosting an event tomorrow night parents won't want to miss! If your child has electronic devices, you need to hear the safety information, tips & tools from Jason Weis! 6:30 PM at Multipurpose! RSVP: https://www.facebook.com/events/1242969079207279/
Just a reminder that Fall picture retakes are tomorrow, 10/24.
Spartan Community: We need your VOTES to help us grab the Game of the Week spot for November 8th on Cox's Channel 3! You can cast your vote here as many times as you'd like: https://www.yurview.com/ford-fan-pick
Students experience learning firsthand and having so much fun! Ms. Swaim's class worked so hard on creating their Jamestown projects, and did a fantastic job presenting them to their classes! And Ms. Lytle's class got to visit the Bixby Police Station and visit with our own SRO, Officer Toney:) And student's are using their imagination and creativity with the STEAM stations in our Media Center that Ms. Graham has established for all our students.
Don't miss the 5th Annual Not Your Mama's Craft Show benefitting BPS Libraries on Saturday, 10/26! See the flyer here: https://share.peachjar.com/flyers/845896/districts/14705
October is Cyber Safety Awareness Month & we have an event coming up parents won't want to miss! If your child spends time on electronic devices, you need to hear the safety information, tips & tools Jason Weis has to share! RSVP: https://www.facebook.com/events/1242969079207279/
BPS Community: Your priorities are important to us! The second of six opportunities to attend a Community Listening Forum is tonight at BNI at 6PM. Join us or visit here to RSVP for another date: https://www.facebook.com/events/858671957860835/
Strategic Planning Update: We invite everyone to share your priorities with us via the survey below! See here for the full update from Supt. Miller: http://www.bixbyps.org/article/142331?org=bixby-public-schools Click here to take the survey: https://forms.gle/Ma9TveuuqW28U1YK6
Bixby Buddy Baseball 2019 is on Sunday, October 6th at 3:00 PM! You don't want to miss this joyful event! Join their group learn more here: https://www.facebook.com/groups/290672878090601/?fref=nf
Bixby Volleyball is raising money for a wonderful cause! See the link below to order your "Spartans Crush Cancer" T-Shirt! A portion of all proceeds will be donated to cancer research. https://bixbyvolleyballcancerawareness.itemorder.com
Bixby HOCO shirts are on sale NOW! Click here to purchase: www.bixbyhoco.com! Mark your calendar for the Homecoming Parade: Thursday October 10th at 6PM, Homecoming FB Game: Friday October 11th at 7PM!
BPS and Athletic Testing Solutions are partnering to provide youth heart screenings, the first line of defense against hidden heart conditions. Kids ages 8 and older are eligible. See link for more info and/or to schedule an appointment for 9/28: http://bit.ly/Bixby_HeartCheck
Please join us in supporting BNI at Freddy's Spirit Night, Tuesday, September 17th!
BPS needs your input as we begin our strategic planning process! Join us for a community forum on any of the dates listed. The content will not be site specific. See here for details & a message from Supt. Miller: http://www.bixbyps.org/article/133199?org=bixby-public-schools
Don't forget, we have an awesome new BPS Child Nutrition platform! Visit the link below to sign up for automatic emails or download the app! September Menus for all sites can also be found here: https://www.schoolnutritionandfitness.com/index.php?sid=1565026514811&page=menus.
Please join us Tuesday, September 3rd, for Chick-Fil-A Spirit Night to support Bixby North Intermediate!
Parent Orientation Night is Tuesday, August 27th, from 6:00 - 7:00 pm with new families meeting at 5:30 in the cafeteria to learn more about BNI. We look forward to seeing everyone!
Our first early release is next week, Aug 30. Today, Aug. 23, is a regular school day at BNI ending at 3:05. Thank you!
BPS Communications: We have many platforms that we use to communicate with families! Our goal is to ensure we are reaching each and every family in a timely and effective manner. See here for details to make sure you don't miss a thing: http://bit.ly/bpscommunications
What's for Lunch? New Platform Launched! See details here! http://www.bixbyps.org/article/127496?org=bixby-public-schools
Important Update on NI Dismissal Procedures! Please view the new video here: https://youtu.be/X-m15Sje_Cw. We look forward to seeing everyone on Tuesday for the first day of school!
Heading to the grocery store today? Meal planning for the week? Need to know what's for school lunch? Printable menus for August can be accessed here: http://www.bixbyps.org/o/bixby-public-schools/browse/72167
Please see the attached link for our 2019-20 bus route information. https://core-docs.s3.amazonaws.com/documents/asset/uploaded_file/422212/North_Elem_Int_Bus_Stops_19-20.pdf
Welcome Back 2019 was chock full of every possible emotion yesterday. Click below for details on ALL THE FEELS and also Supt. Miller's horrible fever! It's amazing he was able to attend in the first place, poor guy! https://www.bixbyps.org/article/125989?org=bixby-public-schools
Spartan Parents: Did you miss Dr. Marcia Tate? You can access her handouts here: https://www.bixbyps.org/o/bixby-public-schools/browse/27807! It's certainly not quite the same without her phenomenal presentation to accompany them, however, we wanted to provide them as a resource.
Bixby North Intermediate is excited to share our new pick-up procedures and to see everyone this Friday for Meet the Teacher! https://youtu.be/pGdM3v0LDU0
**Important School Policy Update: With student safety always a top priority, and changes in Oklahoma law, Bixby Public Schools’ policy regarding tobacco and vaping has changed. See here for more information: http://www.bixbyps.org/article/123936?org=bixby-public-schools
The Oklahoma Caring Van will be providing an opportunity for free immunizations for children of all ages on August 9th at BMS! See flyer for more details and access required paperwork on Peach Jar! https://app.peachjar.com/flyers/776956/districts/14705
Spartan Parents! You don't want to miss Dr. Marcia Tate! Mark your calendar for Tuesday, August 13th at 6:30PM! Learn more here: http://www.bixbyps.org/article/122793?org=bixby-public-schools
PTO is offering pre-orders for spirit wear online at the link below. The deadline for this great opportunity is Aug 4th, and online orders will be at Meet the Teacher on Aug 16th for pick-up. https://www.shopfieldhousegear.com/collections/bixby-north-intermediate-spirit-wear
The "We Love Our Schools" community event will be on Aug 10th from 9-12. Attached is a link providing information on the projects scheduled. We would love to have you join if you are available to help make our campus shine for our students! https://forms.gle/73DC2uXmJBhryoNM8
We are looking forward to the 2019-2020 school year! Please see here: http://bit.ly/welcomebackbps for all things Back to School 2019!
Reminder! New Bell Schedule for 2019-2020! Elem/Int: 8:00-3:05. MS/9GC/HS: 8:45-3:46. Stay tuned for all things back to school (Meet the Teacher, Parent Orientation, Schedule Pick Up, etc.) coming your way by 8/1. Supply lists are accessible here: http://bit.ly/bpssupplies
BPS is now partnering with ESS, Education Solutions Services for all of our substitute teacher needs. Please see here for more information: http://bit.ly/bixbyess
2019-20 School Supply lists are available including pre-ordering options. http://www.bixbyps.org/o/bixby-public-schools/browse/27959
Due to extensive flooding and numerous closed roads throughout Bixby, Bixby Schools will be closed today. Please be safe on the roads as additional rainfall is expected and water levels may rise.
Preliminary OSTP test scores will be available through the Parent Portal on May 23rd. See attached link for further information. https://www.bixbyps.org/article/112933?org=bixby-north-intermediate
Raising Cane's Spirit Night, Thursday, May 16th
Wonderful memories are captured in our 2018-19 BNI yearbook! We still have copies available for sale before school in the atrium ($40 cash).
A reminder that students must be re-enrolled for next year. If they are not re-enrolled, they will be dropped at the end of the semester and the whole enrollment process will have to start from the beginning next year. If you are not returning to BPS, please notify our office.
All library books are due Friday, May 10th
If your child has not returned their BNI Carnival waiver, please send it back ASAP. They are not able to participate without the signed form on file as it is an actual waiver. The carnival is this Friday, 5/3 Thank you!
Yearbooks - Don't miss out! The deadline to pre-order a yearbook is next Friday, May 3rd. After May 3rd, prices go up to $40.00 and will be sold on a first come- first serve basis, cash only. Attached is the link to order: https://goo.gl/JC7CSo
It's our last week of testing at BNI and we need a few more monitors for the final stretch! Sign up here if you're able to help us out! We need 2 more for Tuesday and 1 more for Wednesday and Thursday! Thank you! https://www.signupgenius.com/go/30e0549ada82ea5f58-north1
No School, Friday April 19th.
BNI Reminder: As of April 29th, 2019, no lunch charges will be allowed. If you need to check your child's balance, just go to myschoolbucks.com, call or email. All balances will carry over to your child's account for the next year. See here for more info: https://5il.co/7bwn
We are in the final few days of testing at BNI and we still need monitors on the following days: 4/17 AM & PM, 4/22, 4/23, 4/24, 4/25 all AM only! Sign up here if you're able to help us out! Thank you! https://www.signupgenius.com/go/30e0549ada82ea5f58-north1
As part of the Rotary's BBQ and Blues Event on May 3rd, a special Kids-Q event is scheduled, and they are looking for 10 contestants in each category (ages 6-10, and 11-15) who will receive a free grill and apron! The complete guidelines and rules are in the official application attached. https://bixbyrotarybbq.com/kids-q.html
BNI Testing Monitors needed this week! We are in need of 2 more volunteers for TUES. 4/9 AM and 3 for PM, and 4 more on WED. 4/10! Thank you! https://www.signupgenius.com/go/30e0549ada82ea5f58-north1
April 5th was the end of our second 6 weeks, and Progress Reports will be coming home on Thursday, April 11th.
State testing begins April 2nd and we are needing 7 more volunteers to help as a test monitor for 4th grade this week. If you are able to help this week or another time, please sign up on the attached link. Thank you! https://www.signupgenius.com/go/30e0549ada82ea5f58-north1
BNI is need of volunteers to help monitor State Testing April 2nd - April 25th. Sign up at the link below if you're able to help us out. We appreciate you! https://www.signupgenius.com/go/30e0549ada82ea5f58-north1
Thank you Bixby High School Jazz Band for coming to perform for us today! Such a talented group of students!
In conjunction with NEA's Read Across America program, Monday will begin our celebration of reading with dress-up days based around Dr. Seuss books! See here for Schedule: https://5il.co/6s3g
Due to the possibility of bad weather next Monday, the 6th Grade Parent Night at Bixby Middle School has been changed to Monday, March 11th at 6:30.
2019-2020 Returning Student Registration is now open! See here for details: http://www.bixbyps.org/article/92525?org=bixby-public-schools
Mark your calendar for 6th grade parent night at BMS on Monday 3/4 at 6:30PM! https://www.bixbyps.org/article/92238?org=bixby-north-intermediate
Parent Teacher Conferences - Feb 21st and Feb 26th
Only a few more days to grab your yearbook at the lowest possible price! The price goes up on February 22nd! Don't forget to purchase yours here: https://goo.gl/JC7CSo
The wait is officially OVER! Teacher websites are now available! You can access them here, on our BNI Staff Page: https://www.bixbyps.org/o/bixby-north-intermediate/staff
There will be NO SCHOOL on Monday, February 18th - President's Day
Our Special Olympics Penny Drive raised $6,375.79! Thank you for your overwhelming support!
Spring Book Fair is approaching! More info to come! See here for dates, flyer and volunteer sign up! https://bookfairs.scholastic.com/bookfairs/cptoolkit/homepage.do?method=homepage&url=northintermediateschl
The price of yearbooks goes up on February 22nd! Don't forget to purchase yours here: https://goo.gl/JC7CSo
Special Olympics Penny Drive starts next week: 2/4-2/8! Send in that spare change! Checks can be made payable to "Bixby Special Athletes." See flyer here: https://5il.co/6d6i
Chick-Fil-A Spirit Night next Tuesday, January 29th!
Don't forget to join us for the 4th Annual Legislative Advocacy Night! Don't miss out on this opportunity to share your concerns with elected officials! All Bixby Reps will be there! https://www.facebook.com/events/369784670244868/
Great resource here for any parents wishing to keep in contact with our legislative reps! Easy copy/paste when e-mails are necessary! Phone numbers are listed as well! https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1gcfyLZZunKBkaBOiCmkCa8VzVnOC2oLNr1J5clwahiA/edit?usp=sharing
If you have not ordered your child's BNI Yearbook, do so by 2/22 in order to grab one at the lowest price! https://www.jostens.com/apps/store/productBrowse/1677073/Bixby-North-Intermediate-School/2019-Yearbook/2018060104191698366/CATALOG_SHOP/
No School - Monday, January 21st
Happy School Board Appreciation Week and a BIG BNI shout out to our Bixby Board of Education for their dedication to BPS! We appreciate all you do to help make BPS the best we can be! For more information on the Bixby BOE click here: http://www.bixbyps.org/board-of-education--337
Our new Power School update has caused an issue with the app! We have submitted a ticket to Power School and are awaiting response. For now, you can access via the web through the new parent/student link: http://bixbyps.powerschool.com/public
We are looking forward to seeing everyone tomorrow on January 7th and eager to watch the learning and creativity unfold over this next semester! If traveling over the bridge, please be careful and allow extra time as the bridge restoration project has begun. Thank you!
Our BNI Communications Survey has already resulted in 2 positive changes to our website!! 1. Lunch Times have been added to the school day schedule! 2. Lunch Menus will be added as a monthly post and "pinned" as the top post on our Live Feed for easy access!
BNI Parents: We would appreciate it if you would take a minute to fill out the survey below as we want to make sure that we are communicating with you as effectively as possible. We promise, it's super short and we really value your input! https://goo.gl/forms/hZwfcph3umA94XEJ2
Canned food drive next week, Dec. 10-14, to support Bixby Outreach Center. The grade that brings the most wins FREE FRECKLES in January!!
Raising Cane's Spirit Night is tomorrow night, Thursday November 29th! Thank you for supporting BNI!
Thanksgiving Break Wednesday Nov. 21 - Friday Nov. 23.
Bingo Night, Friday, November 16th at 6:00 p.m. You won't want to miss this fun and exciting family night!
No School on November 5th.
Our PTO is still collecting gently used books to trade in for "new to you" books for the BOOK SWAP on November 8th. Students can bring them first thing in the morning outside the library!
Fall Break Thursday Oct. 18th - Friday Oct. 19th.
BNI Spirit Night at Bixby High School football game tonight! Wear a Bixby shirt and receive a coupon for a free Chick-fil-A Kids Meal at the Chick-fil-A tent. Ms. Ward will also be there to take your pictures:)
Donuts for Dad! Friday, October 12th 7:50 a.m. to 8:20 a.m. and information about our Project Dad program will follow.
Parent-Teacher Conferences are coming up on Oct. 11th and Oct. 16th. Please call or email your teacher to set up a time.
September Parent Newsletter - Such a great start to the 2018-19 school year! https://drive.google.com/file/d/1PjsXRhv5Qg21lPM7wtFV_Rpsyo9d_Agz/view?usp=sharing
Great Day with Bixby North Intermediate Professional Development!
Don'f forget #spartansvote TOMORROW, Tuesday, August 28th in the Primary Runoff Election! Polls are open 7AM-7PM! Let's get out and vote for a better Oklahoma! Visit Bixby PLAC here for more information on Tuesday's ballot: https://www.facebook.com/groups/1827128950901780/
Welcome to our new Website!